A smile is the most universal greeting, and can be used to brighten up anyone’s day. So I’ve worked hard to collate the top 101 Smile captions for Instagram to fit any photo containing a beautiful smile. Use these smile quotes to increase engagement on your Instagram posts and to add that extra sparkle to your photos.

Famous Smile Quotes

  1. “Smiles are always in fashion.” – Unknown
  1. “Life is like a mirror, we get the best results when we smile at it.”– Unknown
  1. “Keep a smile on your face and let your personality be your autograph.” – Unknown
  1. “You are not fully dressed until you wear a smile.” – Unknown
  1. “A smile is happiness you will find right under your nose.” – Tom Wilson
  1. “When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile.” – Unknown
  1. “It doesn’t matter who hurt you, or broke you down, what matters is who made you smile again.”– Unknown
  1. “Never regret something that once made you smile.” – Unknown
  1. “Smile, because you never know who is falling for it.” – Unknown
  1. “Smile, it’s free therapy.” – Douglas Horton
  1. “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr Seuss
  1. “Keep Calm and Carry on Smiling” – Unknown

Quotes about Smiling and Beauty

  1. “Beauty is power; a smile is its sword.” – John Ray
  1. “A smile is the best makeup any girl can wear.” – Marilyn Monroe
  1. “I’ve never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful.” – Unknown
  1. “Smile is the beauty of the soul.” – Unknown
  1. “And in her smile, I see something more beautiful than the stars.” – Unknown
  1. “Smile, happiness looks gorgeous on you.” – Unknown
  1. “Real beauty comes with a smile.” – Unknown
  1. “The most beautiful face is a face with a smile.” – Anurag Prakash Ray
  1. “You look the best when you wear your smile. There is no beauty like the one that comes from inside you.” – Unknown
  1. “A smile is a facelift that’s in everyone’s price range!” – Tom Wilson
  1. “A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks.” – Clemmie Galati
  1. “It seems to me that what we call beauty in a face lies in the smile.” – Leo Tolstoy
  1. “A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear.” Unknown

Happy Instagram Captions to Brighten Your Day

  1. “Every smile makes you a day younger.” – Chinese proverb
  1. “Smiling resets your mood.” – Joel Osteen
  1. “Everywhere you go, take a smile with you.” – Sasha Azevedo
  1. “Behind every girl’s smile is a best friend who put it there.” – Ritu Ghatourey
  1. “Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.”  – Unknown
  1. “Colors are the smiles of nature.” – Leigh Hunt      
  1. “You’ll find that life is still worthwhile, if you just smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “It takes 26 muscles to smile, and 62 muscles to frown.”  – Unknown
  1. “Every day is a new beginning. Take a deep breath, smile and start again.”  – Unknown
  1. “A smile is a light in the window of your face that tells people you’re at home.”  – Unknown
  1. “Stay strong, make them wonder how you’re still smiling.” – Unknown
  1. “Life is short. Break the rules. Forgive quickly. Kiss slowly. Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably.”  – Unknown

Love Quotes about a Smile

  1. “7 billion smiles and yours is my favourite.”  – Unknown
  1. “Some people make your laugh a little louder, your smile a little brighter, and your life a little better.”  – Unknown
  1. “When I want to smile, I know exactly what to do, I just close my eyes and I think of you.” – Unknown
  1. “One smile can’t change the world, but your smile changed mine.”  – Unknown
  1. “Thank you for being the reason I smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “I can hack your tears away but only if you give me the password to your smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “That smile could move mountains. It could also break hearts” – Unknown
  1. “By the way, I’m wearing the smile you gave me.”  – Unknown
  1. “She wrote love with her smile and magic with her eyes.”  – Unknown
  1. “You make my heart smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “Whatever happens, just keep smiling and lose yourself in love.”  – Unknown

Inspiring Quotes about a Smile

  1. “There is always a reason to smile. Find it.” – Unknown
  1. “Whatever comes in my way, I take it with a smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “When all else fails, smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “Smiling is the best way to face every problem, to crush every fear and to hide every pain.” – Unknown
  1. “Wake up with a smile and go after life!” – Unknown
  1. “Never cry because you have mountains of problems in your hands to solve. Always smile because each problem will someday resolve.” – Santosh Kalwar 
  1. “Use your smile to change the world, don’t let the world change your smile.” – Chinese Proverb
  1. “Learn to smile at every situation. See it as an opportunity to prove your strength and ability.” – Joe Brown
  1. “Be the reason someone smiles today.” – Unknown
  1. “For a moment at least, be a smile on someone else’s face.”  – Unknown
  1. “Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
  1. “All the statistics in the world can’t measure the warmth of a smile.” –Chris Hart

Smiling Captions That Bring The World Together

  1. “All people smile in the same language.” – George Carlin
  1. “Smile, it is the key that fits the lock of everybody’s heart.”  – Unknown
  1. “A smile is the shortest distance between two people.” – Unknown
  1. “A smile is the universal welcome.” – Dr. T.P.Chia
  1. “Smile at strangers and you just might change a life.” – Masashi Kishimoto
  1. “The simplest positive action is a smile.”- Maxime Lagacé
  1. “Peace begins with a smile.”- Mother Teresa
  1. “Most smiles are started by another smile.” – Frank A. Clark
  1. “If you see someone without a smile, give them one of yours.”  – Unknown
  1. “The world is like a mirror; frown at it, and it frowns at you. Smile and it smiles, too.” – Herbert Samuel
  1. “I want to touch the heart of the world and make it smile.” – Unknown

Funny Smile Captions for Instagram

  1. “Life is short. Smile while you still have teeth.”  – Unknown
  1. “Wear a smile and have friends; wear a scowl and have wrinkles.” – George Eliot
  1. “Smile! It is the second best thing to do with your lips.” – Unknown
  1. “Before you put on a frown, make absolutely sure there are no smiles available.” – Jim Beggs
  1. “Smile – sunshine is good for your teeth.” – Unknown
  1. “It takes a lot of energy to be negative. You have to work at it. But smiling is painless. I’d rather spend my energy smiling.” – Eric Davis
  1. “Smiling is my favorite exercise.”  – Unknown
  1. “If you don’t start out the day with a smile, it’s not too late to start practicing for tomorrow.” – Unknown
  1. “If you are too busy to smile, you are too busy.”  – Unknown
  1. “Smile! It increases your face value.” – Robert Harling
  1. “Your wrinkles either show that you’re nasty, cranky, and senile, or that you’re always smiling.” – Carlos Santana  
  1. “The man who smiles when things go wrong has thought of someone to blame it on.” – Robert Bloch

Smile Instagram Captions

  1. “If you smile when you are alone, then you really mean it.” – Andy Rooney
  1. “Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” – Connie Stevens
  1. “An honest smile is an icebreaker.” – Toba Beta
  1. “Smiling doesn’t necessarily mean you’re happy. Sometimes it just means you are strong.” – Unknown
  1. “Worry less, smile more. Don’t regret, just learn and grow.” – Mark Twain
  1. “Behind my smile, there’s a story you would never understand.” – Unknown
  1. “Look back, and smile on perils past.” – Walter Scott
  1. “Arrogance frowns; pride smiles.” – Mason Coole    

The Power of a Smile Quotes

  1. “Smiles are free but they are worth a lot.”  – Unknown
  1. “A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.” – Phylis Diller
  1. “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” – Mother Teresa
  1. “Your smile may be the sunshine of someone’s day.”  – Unknown
  1. “Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.”  – Unknown
  1. “Successful people always have two things on their lips. Silence and a smile.” – Nishan Panwar
  1. “Smile. It intimidates those who wish to destroy you.”  – Unknown
  1. “There are hundreds of languages in the world but a smile speaks them all.” – Unknown
  1. “Silence and smiles are two powerful tools.” – Unknown
  1. “Just one smile immensely increases the beauty of the universe.” – Sri Chinmoy

That’s 101 Smile Quotes and Captions about Smiling

I hope you’ve managed to find the perfect smile caption for Instagram, I’d love to know which one is your favourite, and if I’ve missed any great smile captions then please let me know in the comments below.

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